What Your Favorite Color Says About You

By Cara Chiaramonte Think of your favorite color — the first color that comes to your mind. Don’t second-guess it. This color can actually help you learn quite a bit about yourself. Whether you’re pedantic purple or mature maroon, your favorite color can give you insight into why you act the way you do or how others perceive you. See if your favorite color matches … Continue reading What Your Favorite Color Says About You

5 Uses For A Pumpkin You Never Thought Of

By Rachel Kurland Orange you glad it’s not burning hot outside anymore? I think we can all agree we deserved a break from the Florida heat and humidity. Fortunately, the temperature has cooled beautifully this fall. Now it’s finally pumpkin season. Pumpkins have taken over stores, food brands and Facebook profile pictures, and even though Halloween is over, this season staple isn’t going anywhere. Fortunately, … Continue reading 5 Uses For A Pumpkin You Never Thought Of

How to Decorate Your Home With Gold

By Justine Giancola Decorating your home can be a creative way to display your individual style with the endless possibilities of paint, fabrics, furniture, flooring and more. Different odds and ends can also make all the difference when pulling spaces together. This season, gold is stocking the shelves and can give your home the fresh pop of color you’re looking for. These gold items effortlessly … Continue reading How to Decorate Your Home With Gold

How to Sleep Better With f.lux

By Jennifer Hernandez Electronics are woven into our daily lives. We send late-night emails and cuddle up with our phones to check our newsfeed before bed, but our fondness for bright white screens may be harming our sleeping patterns. Light in electronics is heavily composed of attention-boosting, blue wavelengths, which prevent the release of melatonin, a hormone that regulates our internal clocks and assists with … Continue reading How to Sleep Better With f.lux

4 Ways to Color Code Your Life

By Cara Chiaramonte Whether you’re trying to take care of your kids while working full time or preparing for your next exam, a busy schedule is a busy schedule. And when you’re busy, organization is key. That’s where color comes into play. According to MIT researchers, the brain can still recognize and identify an image seen for as little as 13 milliseconds. The brain processes … Continue reading 4 Ways to Color Code Your Life

3 Ways Enhancing Your Instagram Photos Boosts ‘Likes’

by Marisa Ross Wow! That sunset was majestic, but this photo I took isn’t doing it justice. Maybe I should tweak it. I know! I’ll boost the saturation level to make the colors more vivid — wait, no — I’ll soften it with the Sierra filter to make it look vintage. Or perhaps I should just leave it as #nofilter. Sound familiar? If you’ve ever … Continue reading 3 Ways Enhancing Your Instagram Photos Boosts ‘Likes’

It's All in the Wrist: How to Wear Colored Watches

by Justine Giancola Watches are timeless. Since Michael Kors, Marc Jacobs, Kate Spade and countless other designers launched their lines years ago, fashion watches have continued to gain popularity. The first highly envied watches were bone and tortoise. Then came gold, silver and two-toned followed by rose gold and black titanium. To get the most out of your timepiece, couple the colorful staples with these … Continue reading It's All in the Wrist: How to Wear Colored Watches

Impress Yourself: Artwork to Jazz Up Your Interior

by Jennifer Hernandez Art is around us everywhere. Books frequently reference Michelangelo’s masterpieces, pop culture doesn’t tire of Andy Warhol’s “Marilyn Diptych” and the “Mona Lisa” seems to have a doppelganger in every decade. But art goes beyond what we see in mass media. People can showcase and examine it in intimate settings to stir emotion, inspire creativity and fuel motivation. If you love color … Continue reading Impress Yourself: Artwork to Jazz Up Your Interior